AGE: 92 • East Brunswick
Edgar Pearce of East Brunswick, NJ passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 92 years old and a resident of East Brunswick for 59 years. The youngest of nine children, Edgar had worked for the Dupont Company for over forty years as an Electrical Engineer. He was a WWII US Navy
veteran serving as an electrician on a tugboat. He was very active with the Aldersgate United Methodist Church in East Brunswick and had served as a Church Elder, and also as a volunteer with the church food pantry. He was a volunteer with the Interfaith Network of Care as a driver for people in need of transportation for doctor's visits, and also delivered food for Meals on Wheels. Edgar was also a former member of the North Brunswick Volunteer Fire Department, and was a member of the North Brunswick Exempt Firemen's Association. He had been a Cub & Boy Scout Leader.
Predeceased by his loving wife of 56 years, the late Evelyn, he is survived by a daughter, Robin Ramey Carotenuto of East Brunswick, NJ and a son, Edgar Pearce of Clarkston, MI. Also surviving are five grandchildren, Katie, Daniel, Elizabeth, Shannon & Jessica and five great grandchildren, Kayden, Nathan, Henry, Jaxson & Chase.
The family will receive friends Friday 2-4 & 7-9pm at the Bronson & Guthlein Funeral Home of Milltown, NJ. Funeral Services, Saturday 10am at the Aldersgate United Methodist Church of East Brunswick, NJ. Interment, Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick, NJ. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Aldersgate United Methodist Church Crisis Room, 568 Ryders Lane in East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816 would be appreciated. www.bronsonandguthleinfh.com